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Flood Insurance Costs Are Set to Skyrocket for Some
New federal flood insurance rates that better reflect the real risks of climate change are coming. For some, premiums will rise sharply.
Sep, 24 2021
Photos of the Week: Merkel Diamond, Windy Fire, Personal Drone
Container ships anchored off the port of Los Angeles, gunfire on the front line in Ukraine, citizen astronauts splash down near Florida, a nudist grape harvest in Portugal, and much more
Sep, 24 2021
Photos of the Week: Merkel Diamond, Windy Fire, Pedal Cars
Container ships anchored off the Port of Los Angeles, gunfire on the front line in Ukraine, citizen astronauts’ splashdown near Florida, a nudist grape harvest in Portugal, and much more
Sep, 24 2021
Timeline: The disappearance and homicide of Gabby Petito
The "Van Life" vlogger was reported missing on September 11, 2021. What happened between her and her fiancé Brian Laundrie in the days leading up to her death?
Sep, 24 2021
Downtown crime surge may cost St. Louis millions in lost business - fox2now.com
After decades of bringing events to downtown, Dot Foods, Inc., of Chesterfield, is now looking at other options.
Sep, 24 2021
Inspiration4 benefactor-commander under quarantine with COVID-19-positive family
"I came back to Earth with a house full of COVID," Isaacman, 38, said in an interview from his home in Easton, Pennsylvania, on Thursday, five days after he and his Inspiration4 crewmates safely splashed down in the Atlantic.
Sep, 24 2021
Boyfriend of slain Gabby Petito charged with bank card fraud
Florida man Brian Laundrie, whose girlfriend Gabby Petito's body was found in Wyoming this week, is charged with bank card fraud, days after a coroner found her death was a homicide.
Sep, 24 2021
Tesla Drivers Launch Inspiration420 Fundraiser For St. Jude Hospital
A few members of the Tesla community are going on their own Inspiration adventure to raise funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Inspired by the Inspiration4 SpaceX Mission, they are using Tesla Autopilot as much as possible to journey across Ameri…
Sep, 24 2021
NHL Memo: 30 Teams Expected to Host Capacity Crowds for 2021-22 Season
Thirty of 32 NHL teams will be able to operate at 100 percent capacity this season, per an NHL memo regarding teams' COVID-19 policies for the 2021-22 season....
Sep, 24 2021
Brian Laundrie $20K Reward Tips Won't be Paid Until His Capture
A major search is underway for Laundrie, who hasn't been seen since September 14.
Sep, 24 2021
Mask Mandates In Colorado Schools Linked To Lower Covid Rates Among Students
Children between the ages of 6 and 17 in Colorado who attended schools that require them to wear masks had lower rates of Covid-19 infections than their peers in schools without mask mandates, according to data released by Colorado’s Department of Public Heal…
Sep, 24 2021
Senior manager of Russia's Novatek arrested in U.S. on tax charges - Reuters
Mark Gyetvay, a deputy head of Russian natural gas producer Novatek (NVTK.MM), has been arrested in the United States on tax charges related to $93 million hidden in offshore accounts, th…
Sep, 23 2021
A Woman's Remains From 1977 Are Identified, And Authorities Blame A Serial Killer
Investigators used DNA to identify the remains as those of Clara Birdlong. They think she was a victim of the now-deceased Samuel Little, the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history.
Sep, 23 2021
Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?
The delta variant is causing a surge in infections among kids in the U.S. and elsewhere, but experts say there are no strong signs that it is causing more severe disease for young patients
Sep, 23 2021
Telecom Stock Roundup: AT&T Halves HBO Max Price, Verizon 5G for Air Force & More
While AT&T (T) is presently offering HBO MAX at $7.49 per month for six months in a limited promotional deal till Sep 26, Verizon (VZ) will provide 5G...
Sep, 23 2021
10 Vacation Rentals That Are Perfect for Leaf Peeping This Fall
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. And no, I’m not talking about Christmas. Fall has always been a magical season to me — the crisp air, the feeling of new beginnings, the cozy sweaters, the pumpkin spice lattes — and even though I live in Florida now,…
Sep, 23 2021
Senior U.S. Diplomat to Haiti Resigns, Citing ‘Inhumane’ Deportations
The Women’s Health Protection Act has little chance of advancing in the Senate, but Democrats believe the issue could resonate strongly in the midterm elections.
Sep, 23 2021
DeSantis Says Requiring Students Quarantine After COVID Exposure 'Draconian'
DeSantis' new rule also allows students with COVID-19 and are experiencing symptoms to return to school, as long as they have a note from a doctor or nurse practitioner.
Sep, 23 2021
Florida governor says parents can send asymptomatic kids exposed to Covid-19 back to school
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday announced that the state has put out a revised rule which follows a "symptom-based approach" to quarantining students, meaning asymptomatic children exposed to Covid-19 in classrooms could be sent back to school by paren…
Sep, 23 2021
Driver injured in rollover crash in West Newbury
A 78-year-old Florida man was injured Wednesday when the pickup he was driving rolled over in West Newbury and caused a fuel spill, officials said.
Sep, 23 2021
New Florida bill replicates sweeping abortion ban in Texas
An abortion bill similar to one signed into law in Texas was filed in Florida on Wednesday that would ban most abortions in the state and would allow lawsuits against doctors who violate it.
Sep, 23 2021
Survivor Season-Premiere Recap: Come On In!
Survivor has a lot riding after a renaissance from pandemic binge-viewing and a controversial handling of a #MeToo moment in 2019. It mostly delivers.
Sep, 23 2021
Conspiracy Firm Behind Arizona Audit Defies Order to Release Behind-the-Scenes Texts
Ross D. Franklin/AP Days before the long-delayed conclusion of an Arizona vote “audit” of the 2020 election—one that conspiracy blogs trumpeted as the “MOST TRANSPARENT AUDIT EVER”—the conspiratorial group behind the effort is fighting a court order to turn …
Sep, 23 2021
John Walsh criticizes Florida police investigation of Gabby Petito case: 'It's pretty damn sad'
The victims' advocate and host of the TV show "In Pursuit With John Walsh" told USA TODAY that Florida police have botched the case of Gabby Petito.
Sep, 23 2021
Instagrammer Details Sitting Next to Gabby Petito at Restaurant During Chaotic Scene
The Instagrammer said she saw Laundrie reduce Petito and a hostess to tears as he repeatedly re-entered the restaurant to yell at its staff.
Sep, 23 2021
T-Mobile announces expanded Home Internet availability, focusing on 4 southern states
The self-proclaimed “Uncarrier” announced today that access to T-Mobile Home Internet has been expanded across 51 cities and towns in 4 key southern states. Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina are specifically mentioned in the news brief, wit…
Sep, 22 2021
Search for Gabby Petito’s fiance, Brian Laundrie, resumes in Florida wilderness - Global News
  1. Search for Gabby Petito’s fiance, Brian Laundrie, resumes in Florida wilderness  Global News
  2. FBI asks for the public's help in finding Gabby Petito's fiance as new tip emerges about his previous movements  CTV News
  3. Lawyer for Brian…
Sep, 22 2021
Are You a Value Investor? This 1 Stock Could Be the Perfect Pick
Whether you're a value, growth, or momentum investor, finding strong stocks becomes easier with the Zacks Style Scores, a top feature of the Zacks Pre...
Sep, 22 2021
Ringo Starr Can’t Slow Down
The Beatle on how recording "saves [his] ass," what the 'Let it Be' movie didn't show, and why he’s a fan of Billie Eilish and Miley Cyrus
Sep, 22 2021
A Chill Wind: Texas Unleashes Bounty Hunters on Women
( Otherwords.org) - For now, the Supreme Court has allowed Texas to sic bounty hunters on women seeking constitutionally protected abortions. By Martha Burk | September 8, 2021 Back in the 19th century, Texas was awash in vigilante groups. In those dark years…
Sep, 22 2021
Man kills 2, then himself outside Florida Wendy’s restaurant
Hallandale Beach police say the shooter and one of the victims had been in a two-year relationship that ended recently because of his violent behavior.
Sep, 22 2021
Black man Toronto cop held by the neck was the one who ‘behaved like a racist,’ officer’s defence says
Det. Christopher Hutchings is charged with assaulting Chase Richards on a Scarborough bus on Dec. 13, 2019. Hutchings’ defence argues Richards had been behaving belligerently in a dispute with the bus driver.
Sep, 22 2021
Lindsey Graham told Trump 'you f***ed your presidency up'
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham told Donald Trump this summer that he 'f***ed your presidency up' with the false claims he lost the election due to mass voter fraud, a new book claims.
Sep, 22 2021
Boris on the back foot at the UN – but at least he’s not in London
While Jennifer Arcuri was being quizzed in the UK capital, the PM was messing it up in New YorkIf Boris Johnson had a little more self-awareness he might have reshuffled himself last week. The trip to the United Nations general assembly in New York was suppos…
Sep, 21 2021
RPT-CORRECTED-Florida pension leader says on track to restrict Unilever - Reuters
Florida's top pension investment officer said on Tuesday he expects the state will restrict purchases of Unilever PLC in October after the company's Ben & Jerry's brand halted sales in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
Sep, 21 2021
Tom York on Business: Incubator Helps Women in Military Launch ‘Portable’ Startups - Times of San Diego
The Women Entrepreneur Incubator program is designed to help entrepreneurs create part-time or full-time businesses in three areas: social media management, virtual assistant companies and business/personal coaching.
Sep, 21 2021
Politico pardoned by Trump accused of illegal campaign scam - Associated Press
  1. Politico pardoned by Trump accused of illegal campaign scam  Associated Press
  2. GOP Operatives Charged Over Russian's Donation To Trump  MSNBC
  3. Longtime GOP operatives charged with funneling Russian national’s money to Trump, RNC  POL…
Sep, 21 2021
Politics and the Politicization of the US Military
“If there is one basic element in our Constitution, it is civilian control of the military” – Harry S. Truman Americans traditionally have been wary of a large permanent military establishment, believing it to be a threat to demo...
Sep, 21 2021
McAfee Enterprise and IBM Security Simplify Security Operations for TD SYNNEX Customers
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, McAfee Enterprise announced that it has collaborated with IBM Security to develop an integrated solution for TD SYNNEX customers that provides visibility, investigation, remediation and control to protect the global w…
Sep, 21 2021
The lawyer representing Brian Laundrie's family says he's no longer holding a press conference after speaking with the FBI
On Monday, the FBI searched Brian Laundrie's family home in Florida a day after remains believed to be Gabby Petito's were found in Wyoming.
Sep, 21 2021
911 Caller Claimed He Saw Brian Laundrie Slapping Gabby Petito Last Month
Authorities released a 911 recording from a caller who allegedly saw Brian Laundrie slapping Gabby Petito last month. Their van was later pulled over.
Sep, 21 2021
These Two Frankenstein Movies Are Likely Lost Forever — Here's Why
As the inventor of the science-fiction novel and a certifiable bisexual icon, Mary Shelley's unmeasurable influence on the horror genre as we know it continues even today. Published in 1818, the story of "Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus" has been told…
Sep, 21 2021
Colorado Man Finds Golden Ticket; Wins Candy Factory
A year ago, we told you about a real-life Willy Wonka scheme. David “Candyman” Klein hid golden tickets in each state for a treasure hunt that would lead up to awarding someone with a candy factory. That someone is Andrew Maas, who followed clues for a year a…
Sep, 20 2021
A police note was found on Brian Laundrie's car after he disappeared following a supposed hike into a Florida nature preserve
The family of Gabby Petito's fiancé, Brian Laundrie, say they picked up the Ford Mustang from the Carlton Reserve in Florida when he didn't come home.
Sep, 20 2021
Romeo Beckham: Son of former Man Utd and England player makes debut for Fort Lauderdale
A player named Beckham was back on the football pitch on Sunday - but it wasn't David who was drawing in the crowds in the US, it was his son, Romeo.
Sep, 20 2021
10 Ways Dolphins Show They Have a Darker Side
Dolphins are not only the sweet-natured, lovable mammals we have all been led to believe. They also have a darker side—with some disturbing tendencies that may just surprise you! When you hear the word “dolphin,” you might picture a cute, silvery mammal froli…
Sep, 20 2021
Week In Review: Everest Announces 2 In-Licensings With Total Value Of $1 Billion
Shanghai Everest Medicines in-licensed a BTK inhibitor for renal diseases from Sinovent and SinoMab Bio for $561 mln. Cue Health filed for a $180 mln IPO that values the company at $2 bln.
Sep, 20 2021
Honda targets annual sales of 70000 Prologue electric vehicles in U.S. from 2024 - Reuters
Honda Motor Co's (7267.T) U.S. unit said on Monday it is targeting initial annual sales of 70,000 for its planned electric Prologue sport utility vehicle when it goes to market in 2024.
Sep, 20 2021